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Re: Media myths (Was Townsend)
On Wed, 15 Jan 2003 13:55:23 -0500 "Dan Billings"
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> Subject: Re: Media myths (Was Townsend)
> > Sloppy journalism is not just a Democratic complaint. I really
> > recommend checking www.snopes.com to see the urban legends about
> > famous people...
> I agree with that.
> And I also stated that the short hand version of Gore's statements,
> did appear often in the media, probably weren't fair to him.
> However, after
> looking at the sources that Dave cited, I don't think those quotes
> rise to
> the level of urban myth.
> -- Dan Billings, Bowdoinham, Maine
You must have interesting standards for what untruths constitute myth,